Discover Mount Allison.
We know you have a lot of questions. Connect with us to learn more about Mount Allison.
Every year, your dedicated and knowledgeable admissions counsellors connect with prospective students and families through campus tours, events, and info sessions to share information about Mount Allison.
We offer a variety of events on and off campus that are tailored for students who have started to explore their post-secondary future.
Visiting campus on your own? Looking for directions or a campus map? Go to our visitors section for more information.
Save the date for our next Open House: October 15, 2021 (virtual)
Open House is also your chance to win a $5,000 Residence Award!
Campus tours and on-campus events
See for yourself why Mount Allison is considered one of the most beautiful campuses in Canada.
Visiting campus is the best way to experience life at Mount Allison.
Campus tours include a 90-minute guided tour led by our student campus ambassadors. You'll explore classrooms, residences, and other campus spaces and services.*
You may also choose additional activities like attending a class, meeting a professor in the program you're interested in, or meeting a sports coach.
After the tour, an admissions counsellor will be available to answer your questions.
Open House happens twice a year, once in the fall and once in the winter.
You'll learn more about our academics, financial aid, residence life, support services, and how to get involved — directly from our current students, faculty, and staff.
All Open Houses include campus tours and on-the-spot admissions.
Open House is also your chance to win great prizes, including a $5,000 Residence Award.
*Please note that due to the evolving situation surrounding COVID-19, campus tours do not currently enter residences or our dining hall out of an abundance of caution for the safety and well-being of our students living in residence.
Visiting campus on your own? Go to our visitors section for directions, campus maps, and more!
Watch our virtual campus tour, explore our interactive campus map, or hear from our students in our video viewbook.
Program specific events
Fine Arts Portfolio Days
The Department of Fine Arts hosts Portfolio Days every year. This is a chance to meet our faculty and get feedback on your creative work and ask questions before officially submitting your portfolio.
Music Audition Preparation Days
Music Discovery Day is designed for high school students interested in making music a part of their university studies, with particular interest for Grade 11 and 12 students who are considering auditioning for a Bachelor of Music degree.
Mount Allison is coming to you
Visit our admissions events calendar to see when we're in your area.
High school visits and fairs
Through high school visits and academic fairs, you'll be able to meet our admissions counsellors to learn more about our programs, financial aid, and ask questions about Mount Allison.
Receptions and info sessions
MtA receptions and info sessions are family-friendly events designed for you to learn more about our application and scholarship process with other prospective students in your area.
Attending Mount Allison in September?
Preview MtA Day for new students
Preview MtA Day, held in the summer every year, is a full-day of information and services for new students and their families, including visiting your residence room!